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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Puget Sound

Inspire Potential

92.50

1600 South Graham Street Seattle, WA 98108
tel: (206) 763-9060   Web Site
EIN: 91-0673185

Board Leadership
Maurice James
Chair

CEO
Alonda Williams
President & CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.50
  Financial 89.40
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1957, Big Brothers Big Brothers Big Sisters of Puget Sound creates and supports 1-to-1 mentoring relationships that ignite the power and promise of youth. We work with children who deal with all kinds of challenges, including poverty, family instability, and marginalization. Big Brothers Big Sisters directly serves more than 2400 mentors and youth each year, building strong and supportive relationships to foster change in each person, family, and community.

Founded in 1957, Big Brothers Big Brothers Big Sisters of Puget Sound creates and supports 1-to-1 mentoring relationships that ignite the power and promise of youth. We work with children who deal with all kinds of challenges, including poverty, family instability, and marginalization. Big Brothers Big Sisters directly serves more than 2400 mentors and youth each year, building strong and supportive relationships to foster change in each person, family, and community.

Financial

89.40

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
74.4%
  Administrative Expenses 10.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.51
  Program Expenses Growth 8.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Puget Sound on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Puget Sound on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Puget Sound (WA) 92.50
Boys & Girls Club of Henderson County (NC) 88.99
The Jamestown Community Center (CA) 86.43
BridgeWays Alabama (AL) 87.14
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,182,798
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $823,641
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $179,250
Total Contributions $3,185,689
   Program Service Revenue $45,000
Total Primary Revenue $3,230,689
   Other Revenue $406,279
TOTAL REVENUE $3,636,968
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,941,241
   Administrative Expenses $269,442
   Fundraising Expenses $447,183
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,657,866
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $979,102
   
Net Assets $3,743,244

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
One-to-One Mentoring Program $1,941,241 100.0%

Ratings History
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Puget Sound has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-08 05/01/2021 92.50
2017-12 04/01/2019 91.64
2016-12 06/01/2018 85.58
2015-12 12/01/2017 91.06
2015-12 03/01/2017 89.78
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.66
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 03/01/2016 85.42
2013-12 07/01/2015 85.15
2012-12 06/01/2014 85.90
2011-12 04/01/2013 89.96
2010-12 03/01/2012 88.77
2009-12 09/20/2011 82.55
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/01/2010 71.38
2008-12 04/01/2010 85.30
2007-12 12/17/2008 90.61
2006-12 05/01/2008 92.84
2005-12 08/01/2007 75.89

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 91-0673185
Name in IRS Master File BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF PUGET SOUND
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (349) Other youth organization or activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date March, 1959
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$165,881 6.24% Louis Garcia President & CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Puget Sound (WA) 92.50
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Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta (GA) 89.20
Austin Sunshine Camps (TX) 86.34
North Penn Valley Boys & Girls Club (PA) 96.04

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Charity Contact Info

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Puget Sound
1600 South Graham Street
Seattle, WA 98108
tel: (206) 763-9060
EIN: 91-0673185

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Board Leadership

Maurice James
Chair

CEO

Alonda Williams
President & CEO

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